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Text "Poetry" to 50300 to donate €4. Texts cost €4. Poetry Ireland will receive a minimum of €3.60.

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Poem of the week

You are baking cakes
and licking the back of a spoon

like a child with a lolly at a fair.
When I see you place

the spittle glistening spoon
back into the mixture and stir,

I accept I’ll never sleep again
because this is the nightmare

there’s no waking up from.
You itch your nose

on the shoulder of your t-shirt

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